Collection MS 51 - Charles Tennant Collection of Maps and Plans

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Reference code

MS 51


Charles Tennant Collection of Maps and Plans


  • 1782-1835 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.07 linear metres

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Charles Tennant was resident in Blairgowrie in 2010

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Scope and content

Maps and plans of Angus, Perthshire, St Phillips, Minorca and Gibraltar. Some of these plans correlate with legal documents held in MS 105 Shiell & Small Collection


Not expected

System of arrangement

Records are arranged to reflect their original order.

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Conditions governing access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

Conditions governing reproduction

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

The records are outsize plans

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Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available

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Related units of description

* Some of these plans correlate with legal documents held in the Shiell & Small Collection, ref. MS 105/II and 105/P. Negative of MS 51P/2 in miscellaneous plans collection ref. MS 75P/36
* MS 105/2; MS 105/P

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Description identifier

MS 51

Rules and/or conventions used

Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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